Divorce in the News

Every week or so, I look at what is happening in Divorce News. I search “divorce” in Google and put a time frame on the search of that current week or so to give me an overview of what is happening in divorce news. The trending news is typically celebrity news.

Yes, in the news, it is the celebrities that get all the attention. I am not looking for articles that are celebrity-focused. I am searching for articles that can help regular people look for answers as they navigate the difficult road of divorce. If you are looking at celebrity divorce news here are a few in the news this week..

  1. Tom Brady-weight loss during divorce.
  2. Emily Ratajkowski doesn’t want people to be afraid of divorce if they are unhappy in a relationship.I have no idea who that is.
  3. Ashton Kutcher Says Divorce Made Him Feel Like ‘a Failure’

Five of the latest divorce articles include January being the most common month for marriages to end, how a divorce can affect your business, the fact that women file for divorce more often then men, in Calif can you change your attorney during the divorce process and understanding a Quick Claims Deed. 

Feburay 3, 2023

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1-Has January Become the Month For Marriages to End? In ll January the “divorce month.” “The pressure seems to be universal, across all ages, married or cohabiting, and straight or same-sex relationships, though the causes do vary according to their age,” she said.

2-How A Divorce Can Affect Your Business. With 1 in 2 marriages these days ending in divorce, the distribution of assets becomes a stressful and challenging ordeal. Things get even more complicated if a business is involved.” This gives you some great advice if you are divorcing a spouse you share a business with.

3-Women Seek Divorce More Often “Unfortunately, divorce can have significant financial consequences for women due to the continued gender pay gap and the caregiving for children that often falls fully on a mother’s shoulders. Men may experience a significant decline in subjective well-being after divorce, but their financial stability often increases.” This article speaks to the difficulties of divorce on each spouse.

4-Can I Change Attorneys in the Middle of A Divorce?-The focus on this article is changing your attorney while in the middle of a divorce if you live in California. “Generally speaking, you can change your divorce attorney at any time. Retainer agreements cannot require you to remain with your attorney indefinitely, especially if you feel that the relationship is no longer working. During such a major change, it’s important to have a legal advocate you can trust to help you reach the next stage in your life.”

5-Understanding Quick Claim Deeds in Divorce.“In a divorce or legal separation, a quit claim deed is often used to fulfill the requirements of the property division.””A quit claimdeed is used in a divorce to change joint ownership into sole ownership. It transfers sole title to the party who is awarded that property.” This article speaks to what a Quick Claim Deed is and what your options are if you own property together.

God Bless You On Your Journey!